POLICE TRAINING TO BOOST CRIME COMBAT
The Inspector General of Police, Akwa Ibom State, CP Imohimi Edgal has been commended for organising a 5-day IGP Tactical Police Krav Maga training which will boost Police Officers efficiency to combat crime in the State.
The Managing Director of Hensek Engineering Services, Engr. Uwem Okoko applauded the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu for the formation of IGP Special Tactical Squad, describing it as one of the most successful unit in the Nigeria Police.
He made this known in Uyo during the closing ceremony of a 5-day IGP Tactical Police Krav Maga training for officers at the weekend.
Engr. Okoko who was a Special Guest of Honour said, “I want to commend the IG for the formation of this special squad”.
“I want to equally thanked the leader of this unit and his men for joining hands with the State Commissioner of Police, CP Imohimi Edgal to make Akwa Ibom safe”.
According to him, some of the achievements recorded by the Nigeria Police Force in the state can be credited to the special squad.
Reacting on behalf of the trainees, DSP Uche Okoye thanked the Commander of the IGP Special Tactical Squad, Uyo Sector, SP Julian Igbudu for organising the training for them, saying “we have learnt a lot from the practical session since Monday”.
He said the training will enhance their approach towards combating crimes in the society.
On his part, the Commander of the IGP Special Tactical Squad, Uyo Sector, SP Julian Igbudu, thanked the IGP for approving the training for his officers, and promised to use the various tactics learnt during the training.
While thanking the State Commissioner of Police for giving the enabling environment, SP Igbudu noted that the IGP was committed to training its officers to be able to carry out their duties effectively.
He said the training was part of a holistic reform to get police personnel adequately equipped to discharge their duties.